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Major Shareholders

Major categories of shareholdersNumber of shares% of total issued securities1
Unit Trusts125 343 364


Pension and provident funds166 950 99526,32
Government of South Africa53 266 8878,40
Sovereign wealth funds29 568 7974,66
Insurance companies26 625 9614,20
American Depository Receipt holders38 357 5346,05
Black Economic Empowerment transaction participants26 331 3471,00

1 Includes 627 912 989 Sasol Ordinary shares and 6 3331 347 Sasol BEE Ordinary shares.

2 Comprises Sasol BEE Ordinary shares held by the public, The Sasol Khanyisa Employee Share Ownership Plan Trust and The Sasol Foundation Trust.

Pursuant to section 56(7) of the South African Companies Act, 2008, the following beneficial shareholdings equal to or exceeding 5% as at 30 June 2021 were disclosed or established from enquiries:

Major ShareholdersNumber of shares% of total issued securities
Government Employees Pension Fund107 391 458


Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited 53 266 887 8,40


No individual shareholder’s beneficial shareholding in the Sasol BEE ordinary shares is equal to or exceeds 5%. All the issued Sasol preferred ordinary shares are held by entities created for the purposes of the Sasol Inzalo BEE transaction. 

Furthermore, the directors have ascertained that some of the shares registered in the names of nominee holders are managed by various fund managers and that, at 30 June 2021, the following fund managers were responsible for managing investments of 3% or more of the share capital of Sasol Limited.

Fund managerNumber of shares% of total issued securities
PIC Equities88 753 41113,99
Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited53 266 8878,40
Allan Gray Investment Counsel 35 084 4455,53
Prudential Investment Managers31 030 6414,89
Ninety One SA (Pty) Ltd28 971 4555,57
Old Mutual Limited25 424 2124,01
Black Rock Incorporated20 895 2813,29
The Vanguard Group Incorporated20 133 5483,17
Sanlam Investment Management19 252 6263,04


Sasol ownership by fund type and location